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Thursday, August 16, 2018
 A.C.T. Studio Theatre in Stuart opens the season with a Neil Simon classic, the Tony nominated comedy “The Sunshine Boys.”  Al and Willie as “Lewis and Clark” were top-billed vaudevillians for over forty years.  Now they aren’t even speaking to each other.  When CBS requests them for a “History of Comedy” retrospective, a grudging reunion brings the two back together, along with a flood of ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, August 16, 2018
GET TO GONE WITH THE BAGSTER® BAGLet's face it—summer is almost over. But that doesn't mean it's too late to get on those home projects that have been on your mind the whole season. DIY-ers everywhere are taking on their cleanup projects with the Bagster bag, and you can join in the fun. Say goodbye to that clutter and debris with the Bagster bag. It's as easy as BUY. FILL. GONE.® Buy it at your ...read more
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Thursday, August 16, 2018
LeadingAge Florida honored six representatives of member communities during its 55th Annual Convention and Exposition held at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center, July 29 – August 1, 2018.“These award recipients are the best of the best senior living professionals and volunteers in Florida, and they work tirelessly to ensure their residents receive the best possible service and care,” ...read more
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Thursday, August 16, 2018
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Thursday, August 16, 2018
South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Governing Board Chairman Federico Fernandez and Executive Director Ernie Marks joined the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works R.D. James yesterday to highlight some of the major Everglades restoration projects targeted at reducing Lake Okeechobee discharges to the northern estuaries. Additional participants included U.S. Army Corps of ...read more
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Thursday, August 16, 2018
Register Today for our 10th Annual North Florida Tobacco Prevention Summit(Gainesville, FL on September 21, 2018)or our Inaugural South Florida Tobacco Prevention Summit(Palm Beach Gardens, FL on September 28, 2018)!Schedule of Events8:30 AM: Registration9:00 AM: Opening SessionThe History of Harm Reduction Marketing by the Tobacco Industry(Barry Hummel, MD, FAAP, QuitDoc Foundation ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
The next Rivers Coalition meeting is WednesdaySeptember 26 at 6:00 pm at Stuart City Hall   "Meet and Greet" Candidates  5:30 - 6:00 pm  before the meeting    For the August newsletter the RC would like to put forward a short list of water related questions  These following questions should be able to help us all to discern who is a real “water” candidate    Our "Meet and Greet" should be ...read more
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Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Palm Beach International Airport is pleased to announce several new, nonstop routeson Frontier Airlines, to commence November 15, 2018.  “Our partnership with Frontier Airlines is growing and we are excited for what this means for our passengers.  Offering nonstop service to Raleigh-Durham, Columbus, Cleveland, St. Louis and Pittsburgh makes traveling from PBI even easier and more convenient and ...read more
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Wednesday, August 15, 2018
The CPA firm of Caler Donten Levine Cohen Porter & Veil, P.A. (CDL) is pleased to announce that shareholder David Donten has joined the Board of Directors of Big Dog Ranch Rescue, a not-for-profit organization in Palm Beach County.     Donten, along with 15 other Board members, will direct and guide Big Dog Ranch Rescue as it continues its mission of rescuing, rehabilitating and rehoming puppies ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Governor Rick Scott has directed the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) to activate the Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program to support small businesses who continue to be affected by the Lake Okeechobee algal bloom and impacts from naturally occurring red tide. The bridge loan program, managed by DEO, provides short-term, interest-free loans to small businesses ...read more
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Organizers of the Audi Stuart Air Show have announced that Marine Attack Squadron 231 is scheduled to appear on November 3 and 4, 2018 at the 29th Annual Audi Stuart Air Show. This will be the first time since 2014 that the AV-8B Harrier has appeared at the Audi Stuart Air Show.  "We are honored to have been selected as one of the few venues for the AV-8B Harrier capabilities demonstration this ...read more
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
West Palm Beach, FL - The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Governing Board last week awarded a contract to build the final piece of the Lakeside Ranch Stormwater Treatment Area (STA) project, the S-191A Pump Station.  In cooperation with the other coordinating agencies, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, ...read more
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Mets Strike Out Hunger Night to benefit Treasure Coast Food Bank  Donate to the food drive and get free entry to the gameJoin Treasure Coast Food Bank for “Strike Out Hunger” Night at First Data Field as the St. Lucie Mets take on the Tampa Bay Yankees. It takes place Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, from 5:30-9:30 p.m.The St. Lucie Mets players will be wearing custom “Strike Out Hunger” jerseys, which ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
Who Should Read ThisTaxpayers involved with Business Aviation  Main TakeawaysThe 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) provides significant tax benefits to business aviation but also set limits on deductions and poses other potential detractors impacting business aviation.The TCJA disallows employer deductions for business entertainment and commuting expenses.The TCJA places limits on excess business ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
West Palm Beach, FL - The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Governing Board yesterday approved building a major component of the congressionally authorized Central Everglades Planning Project (CEPP) needed to move additional water south.  SFWMD will build the new S-333N water control structure in western Miami-Dade County adjacent to the existing S-333 structure, which releases ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
Come join the fun at the Stuart Boat Show!  Want to reserve your own exhibit space? Sign-up now! First right of refusal to secure your exhibit space ends August 17, 2018.  PLEASE NOTE: Signed Contracts and a 25% deposit must be received no later than August 17, 2018, to ensure your space. There will be no guarantee of availability or placement past the deadline.  We are expecting a big ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
Approximately 700 Martin County residents gathered in the nutrition gardens at the Golden Gate Center for Enrichment for the Tools for School Celebration hosted by House of Hope August 3, 2018. The well-attended event featured a dozen local agencies, businesses and organizations which offered information about programs, services, health and safety tips designed to help local students reach their ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
There have been several recent news stories referencing representatives from groups with an anti-farming agenda that have been pushing the idea that Lake Okeechobee (via U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ coastal discharges) is responsible for red tide. This idea is completely false, and factual statements to correct that misinformation have been made recently by well-respected scientists with research ...read more
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Friday, August 10, 2018
We are happy to announce the addition of Chuck Knebels to our staff as Director of Golf and Membership. Chuck comes to us with extensive experience in the private club arena, having served as Director of Golf at Mariner Sands for twenty years. Chuck recently returned to our area after spending fourteen years as the Director of Golf and Membership at the award-winning Hawks Ridge Golf Club in ...read more
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Friday, August 10, 2018
Dear Industry Partner,As many of you are aware, red tide is currently impacting some of our beaches in Southwest Florida. While red tide is a naturally occurring phenomenon that is  infrequent and sporadic, this year it has particularly affected the southwest coast. VISIT FLORIDA is working with our Partners in the area, state agencies and other stakeholders to mitigate the red tide's effects from ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Friday, August 10, 2018
TREASURE COAST - Publix supermarkets are cracking down on people who falsely claim their dogs are service animals in order to bring them into the store. The chain recently posted signs at all of their locations that read: "For food safety reasons, only service animals that are specifically trained to aid a person with disabilities are permitted within the store. Service animals are not ...read more
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Friday, August 10, 2018
Aug. 9, 2018  SFWMD Emergency Actions Making Progress to Lower Water Levels and Move Additional Water SouthLatest video update highlights District's actions to mitigate high water emergency   Click on the image to watch the latest video update from SFWMD Chief Engineer John Mitnik given to SFWMD's Governing Board today about current water conditions and actions being taken to lower ...read more
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Thursday, August 09, 2018
Martin County, in partnership with MCAC Reef Fund, will deploy a new artificial reef today. Utilizing 1,500 tons of clean concrete, the reef will lie within the Donaldson permitted area. "Since 2003, we've been working together to enhance marine habitats off Martin County's coastlines by creating artificial reefs. These reef sites also provide residents and visitors increased opportunities for ...read more
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Thursday, August 09, 2018
“Welcome to Moe’s! ®” will soon be heard in Stuart when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens at 2620 SE Federal Highway on August 23rd. The restaurant is owned by Thiago Pereira. To celebrate the grand opening, the Stuart Moe’s is giving away FREE burritos for the first 100 fans in line on the day of opening. The free burritos prize entitles each winner to one burrito on August 23rd. Moe’s loyal fans ...read more
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Thursday, August 09, 2018
Although you will not see Stacey Hetherington appear on your ballot until the general election on Nov. 6, Team Hetherington has been working hard to reach YOU, the voters!  The momentum continues to grow with today’s endorsement by the AGC Florida East Coast Chapter. One of my priorities as county commissioner is a collaborative effort to continue to prepare students for today’s constantly ...read more
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Thursday, August 09, 2018
The Republican Executive Committee of Martin County invites all Republicans in the county to join us at our August meetingWhere: The Palm City Civic Center at 770 SW 34th St In Palm CityWhen: August 16th 2018 Thurs evening at 6pmGuest Speakers:  Republican Party of Florida National Committeeman,                                Peter Feaman will provide his perspective on national races           ...read more
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Wednesday, August 08, 2018
 Martin County's Emergency Management Agency, St. Lucie County's Public Safety Department and Florida Power & Light (FPL) will conduct quarterly maintenance testing of the outdoor warning sirens in Martin County for the St. Lucie nuclear power plant on Thursday, August 9, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Each of the sirens within Martin County will be tested individually during this time. There will be a ...read more
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Wednesday, August 08, 2018
 The public is invited to attend a commissioner town hall meeting on Wednesday, August 29, hosted by Martin County District 3 Commissioner Harold Jenkins. The Commissioner invites residents and business owners to have an open discussion and address any issues they feel he should know about. This meeting is to discuss county business and will not be a Hobe Sound incorporation discussion. The ...read more
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Monday, August 06, 2018
Through a partnership between Brightline and Urgent, Inc., 90 students who live in Overtown, Miami and Little Haiti rode Brightline to West Palm Beach to experience the train and learn about rail safety and tourism to conclude their summer internships. Urgent, Inc works to empower youth to help transform their communities, offering internships in social media, video entrepreneurship, business and ...read more
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Monday, August 06, 2018
Sock Hop Murder Mystery Dinner.  Port St. Lucie, FL – July 13th, 2018  On Friday the 13th, Aycock at Tradition and Madison’s Miracles hosted a Sock Hop Murder Mystery benefiting Madison’s Miracles. Local Business leaders participated as the cast including host, Dr. Brian Moriarty of Loving Chiropractic in Stuart. The doors opened at 5:00 and dinner was served at 6:00 pm. The guests who attended ...read more
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Monday, August 06, 2018
SUPERINTENDENT TO VISIT MARTIN COUNTY SCHOOLS ON FIRST DAY    STUART, FL - Superintendent Laurie J. Gaylord will visit District schools on the first day to meet with students, parents and staff.  WHAT: First day of school visits by Superintendent Laurie J. Gaylord  WHEN: Monday, August 13 from 7 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  WHERE:  7 a.m. - Hobe Sound Elementary SchoolAddress: 11555 SE Gomez ...read more
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Monday, August 06, 2018
Okeechobee, FL - For boaters navigating to and from Lake Okeechobee, the S-127 navigation lock at Buckhead Ridge in Glades County is scheduled to be closed from Monday, Aug. 13, through Wednesday, Aug. 22. During that time, staff from the South Florida Water Management District's (SFWMD) Okeechobee Field Station will be conducting repairs to the lock.  To get the latest information on navigation ...read more
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Monday, August 06, 2018
Comedian Brad Upton returns this year as the headliner for the 4th Annual Out Laugh Hunger event to benefit Treasure Coast Food Bank. It takes place at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, at the Sunrise Theatre’s Black Box venue.Upton is a regular performer in Reno and Las Vegas, and his hilarious observations and sharp writing make him a hit with a wide variety of ages and audiences. Opening the evening ...read more
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Monday, August 06, 2018
The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) has been working around the clock to lower water levels in the water conservation areas to create capacity for sending additional Lake Okeechobee water south, all in an effort to alleviate South Florida's high water emergency.   SFWMD Chief Engineer John Mitnik and SFWMD spokesman Randy Smith gave an update on the District's operations through ...read more
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Monday, August 06, 2018
Martin County Board of County Commissioners calls emergency meeting to discuss water quality  The Martin County Board of County Commissioners will hold an emergency meeting to discuss algae and water quality. The meeting will be held Tuesday, August 7, at 9:00 a.m. and is open to the public. Public comment begins at 9:05 a.m., followed by a staff presentation about current water conditions in ...read more
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Monday, August 06, 2018
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Thursday, August 02, 2018
Rehmann is one of Florida’s Best Companies to Work For according to Florida Trend Magazine. Rehman has been the recipient of several other workplace recognitions this year as well, truly exemplifying its value of putting people first. To participate, companies or government entities have to employ at least 15 workers in Florida and have been in operation at least one year. Companies that chose ...read more
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Thursday, August 02, 2018
TAX-FREE SHOPPING AT TREASURE COAST SQUAREShoppers are invited to take advantage of extended hours and back-to-school specials  WHAT:              Treasure Coast Square invites locals and visitors to enjoy extended hours and prime savings during tax-free weekend. Shoppers can purchase back-to-school necessities without paying sales tax on qualifying items in accordance with the Florida Sales Tax ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, August 02, 2018
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, August 02, 2018
AUDI STUART AIR SHOW RECOGNIZED WITH AWARDS  CELEBRATING AVIATION - Honoring its Past & Inspiring its Future  After a thorough review of the 12 states in the Southeast Region, the Southeast Tourism Society has once again named the Stuart Air Show as their award recipient for "STS Top 20 Event" for the third consecutive year. "The Southeast is home to unique and memorable events throughout the ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, August 02, 2018
The certified public accounting firm of Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter and Veil, P.A. (CDL) is pleased to announce that Laura E. Clark has been promoted to Shareholder.  Clark joins 11 Shareholders in leading CDL's departments and personnel, and serving the Firm's clients.     Clark joined the firm in 2010 and concentrates in tax and planning for trusts and estates, closely held businesses ...read more
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Wednesday, August 01, 2018
Join Treasure Coast Food Bank for “Strike Out Hunger” Night at First Data Field as the St. Lucie Mets take on the Tampa Bay Yankees.The St. Lucie Mets players will be wearing custom “Strike Out Hunger” jerseys, which will be auctioned to support Treasure Coast Food Bank’s efforts to fight hunger.Treasure Coast Food Bank will be holding a food drive at the field. Anyone donating food will be ...read more
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Wednesday, August 01, 2018
Jensen Beach – Put on your best Pirate, Mermaid or Castaway attire and come celebrate the Children’s Museum of the Treasure Coast’s 10th Birthday.  On August 18th, The Children’s Museum will host an exciting new Adult Only event called Shipwrecked.  The Museum will be all decked out in true island style. Each ticket will include delicious cuisine provided by Patrice with Elegant Events Catering, ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Fun Facts, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
 On Monday, August 6, 2018, the Public Works Department will begin landscape maintenance on the center medians along NW Jensen Beach Boulevard. This work will require intermittent lane closures on NW Jensen Beach Boulevard from US-1 (SE Federal Highway) to NE Savannah Road, between the hours of 7:00 am and 3:00 pm. This work is anticipated to be complete by August 10, 2018. Motorists and ...read more
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Monday, July 30, 2018
   On Friday, August 3, 2018 drainage work associated with the SR-76 (S Kanner Highway) widening project will begin. This work will necessitate a full road closure on SE Cove Road, just east of SR-76 (S Kanner Highway). The closure will begin Friday night at 8:00 pm and is anticipated to be complete by Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 5:00 pm. Motorists should detour via SE Willoughby Boulevard and SE ...read more
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Monday, July 30, 2018
 THE GRACE PLACE ANNOUNCES GLOBAL LEADERSHIP SUMMIT IN STUART FL AUGUST 9/10  WILLOW CREEK ASSOCIATION Experts Challenge 445,000 People to Maximize Their Influence   July 18, 2018 – STUART, FL - THE GRACE PLACE announces they will be a local Premier Host Site for the 24th Global Leadership Summit on August 9 and 10.   The diverse faculty of presenters challenge people to maximize their ...read more
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Monday, July 30, 2018
   On Monday, August 6, 2018 Martin County will begin wastewater collection system construction. This work will necessitate the closure of the southbound lane of NW Pine Lake Drive, between NW Spruce Ridge Drive and NW Fork Road. During this closure access will be maintained to all residences along the affected section of NW Pine Lake Drive. This work is anticipated to be complete by August 17, ...read more
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Friday, July 27, 2018
Attached is a summary of information compiled from the Florida Disaster.Biz business damage assessment survey responses received to date for the Lake Okeechobee Algae Blooms event. Hopefully this information will be of assistance in your efforts to both individually and collectively reach out to affected businesses to offer those services and assistance available through your organization. ...read more
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Friday, July 27, 2018
New Train Is a "Game Changer" for CommutersBrightline is gaining traction, not only for commuters on work days but also for families on the weekends. According to a South Florida Business Journal article, those riding the train to work on a Tuesday said they’re not surprised Brightline is gaining popularity with commuters – especially those who once drove considerable distances to work.  "I ...read more
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Thursday, July 26, 2018
 The Martin County Board of County Commissioners is seeking applications from individuals interested in being considered for appointment to fill vacancies on the Industrial Development Authority. All individuals serve without compensation and are requested to submit an Application for Appointment to Martin County Administration by Friday, August 17, 2018. For an Application, please call Martin ...read more
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Thursday, July 26, 2018
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Thursday, July 26, 2018
SFWMD Emergency Actions Are Moving Water South, Helping to Lower Water Levels in Conservation AreasLatest video update highlights online tools to keep public apprised of District's actions to mitigate high water emergency  West Palm Beach, FL - The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) has been working around the clock to lower water levels in the water conservation areas to create ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, July 26, 2018
 The Children's Museum of the Treasure Coast hosted another successful Sensory Friendly Day on July 23rd.  From 10am to 12pm, children with autism spectrum disorders and sensory processing disorders get to explore and learn while play at the Children’s Museum.  This event allows children who are sensitive to large crowds, loud noises and other distractions to enjoy time to themselves.  The ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, July 26, 2018
The Southeast Tourism Society (STS) has once again named the annual Stuart Air Show as one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast for 2018. The best events across the southeastern United States compete to receive a Top 20 designation. The Martin County Office of Tourism and Marketing and the Stuart Air Show board collaborated on the application for this prestigious title. The variety of acts and ...read more
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Thursday, July 26, 2018
Help us help the Harbor Branch Oceanographic Instituteat Florida Atlantic Universityto do more Indian River Lagoon Research! Since 2012, our Love Your Lagoon event has raised over $600,000 to support lagoon research at FAU's Harbor Branch  You can help by sponsoring Love Your Lagoon!   The Foundation has traditionally held its signature annual event on the beautiful HBOI Campus. But ...read more
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Wednesday, July 25, 2018
    West Palm Beach, FL – The certified public accounting firm of Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter and Veil, P.A. is pleased to announce the promotion of 13 employees.  The employees promotions took place in the Firm’s Administrative, Audit, Family Office Services and Tax Departments.  The employees promoted are:    Delia Lalchan, Senior Manager, Family Office ServicesMasami Fujimoto, ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Course Description: The ACCELERATOR program provides business counseling, technical assistance and training for small business owners, and the opportunity to attain an allocation of grant funding for small business growth.  The purpose of the ACCELERATOR program is to enhance entrepreneurial skills and activities, create jobs and assist in the expansion and growth of our existing business ...read more
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Wednesday, July 25, 2018
 Notice is hereby given of the following meetings to be held at the Martin County Administrative Center, 2401 SE Monterey Road, Stuart, Florida and other locations as indicated for August 2018. Matters affecting your personal and property rights may be heard and acted upon. All interested persons are invited to attend and be heard. Written comments may be sent to the Board of County Commissioners, ...read more
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Tuesday, July 24, 2018
The Rivers Coalition meeting is ThursdayJuly 26 at 11:00 am at Stuart City Hall.The meeting is open to the public and there is plenty of free parking available  With The Present Algae Bloom In Mind The Rivers Coalition Presents:  "INDIAN RIVER LAGOON HEALTH AND HUMAN HEALTH"Dr. Edith "Edie" WidderORCA - Ocean Research and Conservation AssociationDr. Edie Widder graduated from Tufts University ...read more
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Tuesday, July 24, 2018
LAST CHANCE 2018 BIMINI  BASH  AUGUST 2ND - AUGUST 5THCAPTAINS MEETING JULY 29TH @ 4:30 PM, CLUB OFFICE (Please confirm you reservations by calling Cheryl (772) 286-9373 OR myself (Charlie) @ 772-260-1021.  WEDNESDAY - JULY 25th is the final cutoff for rooms and slips.  Trip cost is $250 PER BOAT includes all events for TWO people, extra meal and event tickets are $40 per person.  All fees must ...read more
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Monday, July 23, 2018
Top youth softball teams from coast to coast are returning to Martin County for the Babe Ruth Softball World Series   More than 100 teams from across the country will be traveling to the Treasure Coast this weekend for the Babe Ruth Softball World Series. Played over a period of two weeks, this premier sporting event welcomes families from coast to coast and has a tremendous economic impact on ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, July 23, 2018
  There is a massive human and environmental toll from the discharges to the Treasure Coast. For decades, special interests have been prioritized over human health and safety. And it's turning the Treasure Coast into the Tortured Coast. Our documentary series, The Tortured Coast is documenting this crisis and telling the stories of people and places being decimated. The newest episode - ...read more
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Monday, July 23, 2018
On the silver anniversary of the Martin County Healthy Start Coalition, employees are receiving a gift worth more than its weight in gold – paid parental leave. After 25 years of serving area expectant mothers and babies, the Martin County Healthy Start Coalition is now offering paid time off to mothers and fathers to bond with their babies in that all-important first year of life. In doing so, ...read more
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Monday, July 23, 2018
 The Thrivent Community on the Treasure Coast hosted the gLOVEbox event for people in need.   The event took place on Saturday, June 16.   Over 30 volunteers gathered together to create gLOVEboxs (food bags and hygiene kits) for local people in need.  They shared those gLOVEbox kits with local non-profit organizations: Tent City Helpers, LAHIA (Love and Hope in Action), and CareBags.  They ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, July 23, 2018
4thannual Pup Crawl to benefit Humane Society of the Treasure Coast STUART, Fla. (July 20, 2018) – The ever-popular Pup Crawl is coming to downtown Stuart on Sat., Aug. 4. Now in its fourth year, this event benefits the shelter animals at the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast.Anyone may participate — with or without a dog. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. downstairs by the water at ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, July 23, 2018
A combined love of scouts and animals was all South Fork High School student Cameron Beaver needed for inspiration to launch and complete his Eagle Scout project. Beaver, 15, a Life Scout with Troop 832 in Stuart, contacted the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast to learn of any important needs.  One of those needs was building a plexiglass wall at its Thrift Store North so that the adoptable ...read more
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Monday, July 23, 2018
Ocean One Stuart and LouRonzo’s Italian Fusion to Sponsor and Host FREE Networking Breakfast at Ocean One Stuart July 26 Who:     Anyone who loves Downtown Stuart or wants to help needy students get started on the right foot by donating backpacks and school supplies.What:    Bi-monthly networking breakfast Mornings on Main Street presented by Stuart Main Street. This month’s focus: Backpack ...read more
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Monday, July 23, 2018
Floor & Decor, a leading specialty retailer of hard-surface flooring, will open the doors to its new Port St Lucie location – the company’s eighth store in south Florida – on August 2.The 70,000-square-foot Floor & Decor retail store and design center, in Port St Lucie, opens with a team of about 45 employees led by Scott Wilson, the new store’s Chief Executive Merchant.“Floor & Decor is extremely ...read more
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Friday, July 20, 2018
Today, Florida Sugarcane Farmers released the below statement from Ardis Hammock, owner and operator of Frierson Farms in Moore Haven, and launched lakeokeechobeeinfo.org“Sugarcane farmers have a long and proud history of working with Florida Governors on both sides of the aisle, dating back to when sugarcane was first planted in Southwest Dade County in the 1920s. As an industry today, we proudly ...read more
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Friday, July 20, 2018
The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) has been working around the clock to lower water levels in the conservation areas and create capacity for sending more Lake Okeechobee water south. By installing additional temporary pumps and taking other operational actions, the District is doing its part to mitigate the high water emergency caused by record May rainfall.   SFWMD Hydrology and ...read more
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Friday, July 20, 2018
The Martin County Tourist Development Council (TDC) extends our deepest condolences to the family of longtime Stuart resident Bernie Malone. Martin County has lost one of its finest community and tourism leaders with his passing. Bernie served on the Martin County Tourist Development Council (TDC) from 2005 to 2017, and he brought his passion for his community and events to the position. After ...read more
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Friday, July 20, 2018
There's still time to join the challenge! Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month in Martin County by showing your love for our parks and being fit! Complete at least 6 of the 9 challenges listed for a chance to win awesome prizes! Only the first 10 complete challenge entries received will win! The challenge ends July 31. Learn more > 
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Friday, July 20, 2018
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) has activated a survey to evaluate damage to businesses as a result of discharges and algae blooms. Information obtained from the survey will help the DEO develop a strategy to provide relief to business owners. Take survey >
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Friday, July 20, 2018
Health Department offers immunizations to help students be ready to start school on time. Contact: Renay Rouse Renay.Rouse@FLHealth.gov 772-631-6008 (Martin County, FL) – With the start of school less than one month away, the Florida Department of Health is urging parents and caregivers to be sure that their student’s immunizations are up to date for school entry. “We want all kids to start ...read more
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
STUART, FL - The Martin County School District has announced the list of sites where students will be served breakfast and lunch at no charge under the National School Lunch / School Breakfast Programs for the 2018-2019 school year. This program is a part of the USDA’s Community Eligibility Provision (CEP). The sites are:   Willoughby Learning Center J.D. Parker ElementaryPinewood ...read more
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
ANNOUNCE YOUR NEW SEASON  Snowbirds have been getting information about our Season and our Advertisers all spring and summer long. Now it is that time of year when thousands come back to our area to enjoy Entertainment, Dining and Shopping in Historic Downtown Stuart.This Fall Issue announces the upcoming 2018-19 Season at The Lyric and tickets will be on sale to the general public.This is a ...read more
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
 On Tuesday, July 24, 2018, Florida Power & Light (Southeastern Traffic Supply) will begin working a project at three different locations on SE Normand Street. This work will necessitate intermittent lane closures between SE Camino Avenue and SE Evergreen Avenue weekdays between the hours of 9:00 am and 3:30 pm. The project is anticipated to be complete by August 13, 2018. Motorists are encouraged ...read more
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
 On Wednesday, July 25, 2018 AT&T will begin fiber optic work on SE Dixie Highway. This work will necessitate intermittent lane closures between SE Airport Road north to the railroad track crossing, weekdays between 9:00 am and 3:30 pm. This work is anticipated to be complete by July 27, 2018.   Motorists are encouraged to exercise caution and to use alternate routes through this area.   The ...read more
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Last week, we lost a true Everglades champion and one of the Everglades Foundation’s founding members, Nathaniel P. Reed, who passed away on Wednesday, July 11th.   He dedicated his life to public service and the protection of natural resources, helping establish The Everglades Foundation and serving on the Board of Directors for 25 years.    He served six Florida Governors and two U.S. ...read more
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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Learn about “Digital Transformation” this Wednesday, July 18, 4:30 p.m., during the Stuart Martin County Chamber of Commerce Business Technology Expo at the Wolf Technology Center of IRSC on Salerno Road, Stuart, FL,  By the end of this year, 2018, 32 billion smart digital devices, four for every woman, man and child on the planet, NOT including phones, PCs and tablets, will connect to and ...read more
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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
PALM CITY, Fla. (July 17, 2018) – In an effort to raise awareness regarding the importance of pet adoptions, the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast and photographer Adam Goldberg are collaborating on a “Drive Adoptions” campaign.   Goldberg is a traveling pet photographer who holds pet photo fundraisers for shelters across the United States. The project involves Goldberg taking photos of ...read more
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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
THE GRACE PLACE ANNOUNCES GLOBAL LEADERSHIP SUMMIT IN STUART FL AUGUST 9/10  WILLOW CREEK ASSOCIATION Experts Challenge 445,000 People to Maximize Their Influence   July 18, 2018 – STUART, FL - THE GRACE PLACE announces they will be a local Premier Host Site for the 24th Global Leadership Summit on August 9 and 10.   The diverse faculty of presenters challenge people to maximize their ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
STUART—Good news for Martin County students who rode the bus last year.  The new Martin County School District bus transportation policy ensures they will continue to do so for the 2018-2019 school year—so as long as they are returning to the same school.  “This is part of a comprehensive effort around bus ridership to provide as much continuity as possible for students, parents, grandparents ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
HBKS® Wealth Advisors (HBKS®) is one of the nation’s top 100 registered investment advisors (RIAs) as measured by assets under management. With more than $3.5 billion under management, HBKS® ranks 95th on list of 700 firms in the 2018 ranking by Financial Advisor Magazine. HBKS® ranked 100th on the list last year and 102nd in 2016, and has been included in the rankings since 2012.  “The ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
STUART—Curious what “categoricals” are and how these underfunded state mandates impact local K-12 public education? Did you know that 40 percent of the funds Martin County property owners pay in real estate taxes for education are distributed to other school districts around the state? What will happen to music, art, drama, band, chorus, high school athletics, science fairs, field trips, ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
 West Palm Beach, FL - The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) on Thursday approved a public-private partnership with the Lykes Brighton Valley LLC that will create the Brighton Valley Northern Everglades Public-Private Partnership Project. This project will treat water in the Lake Okeechobee watershed over the next decade.     "Every gallon stored counts in situations like the ...read more
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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Weichert(r) Fast Track Training Offers Competitive Edge For Local Real Estate Professionals Stuart, FL (Grassroots Newswire) July 17, 2018 -Weichert, Realtors(r) - Integrity Group, located in Stuart, is proud to announce that Real Estate Sales Associate Robert Crowley successfully completed the Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. Fast Track training. The training helps quickly bring new ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, July 16, 2018
We are in a war for our water - for the health and safety of our families, our environment and our local economy. War is one thing that I can speak about very well. In any war there are many battles. Sometimes you win the day and sometimes, even when you’ve done absolutely everything possible, you don’t. But the way I was raised and the way I was trained in the military, you always go back out the ...read more
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Monday, July 16, 2018
Catch the Wave of Hope is actively pursuing the necessary steps for opening our home for trafficked girls locally! We are raising the needed one million dollars to provide all services required by the Department of Children and Families for the state of Florida, along with medical, therapeutic, and provision of 24 hour staff.    CWH is incredibly grateful for all of the donations that came in ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, July 16, 2018
Tickets are available to the public on August 6thCall Heather Long, Membership Director at 772-220-1942, ext 204 or*  *  *  *Rickie Lee JonesThursday, September 27th at 7pm  She’s the Duchess of Coolsville. She lives in New Orleans, on the other side of the street made famous by Tennessee Williams. She’s won two Grammy Awards in a career spanning five decades and embracing rock, R & B, blues, ...read more
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Monday, July 16, 2018
Better Business Bureau Serving Southeast Florida and the Caribbean is excited to announce the official launch of its online educational platform Business Training On Demand. This tool will provide business owners and staff the opportunity to acquire knowledge about basic key topics that can improve their business and their approach to consumer interaction.  The platform consists of 15 educational ...read more
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Thursday, June 21, 2018
Friends in Pink announces their 11th Annual Friendship Luncheon "Positively Pink" to be held at the Legacy Golf & Tennis Club in Port St. Lucie on Saturday, October 20, 2018 starting at 11:30am.  Honoring Breast Cancer Survivors, Supporters, Volunteers and Health Care Professionals, the Friendship Luncheon raises funds to benefit Treasure Coast Breast Care Recipients who are under-insured or ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, June 07, 2018
The Lyric Theatre is proud to presentThe Cult Classic Film Series!  ​*Tickets are available online or by visiting The Lyric Theatre Box Office; seating is on a first-come, first-serve basis.*Tickets are $10 per film or you can buy tickets for all 7 films for $50.*Summer Box Office Hours are Monday thru Saturday 10am - 3pm and Two Hours Prior to Show Times.  ***The Big LeboskiFriday, August 17 at ...read more
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